2013-2023 Master Plan
The University will be hosting a Master Plan meeting for the University and surrounding community on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 5:30 PM in the Center for the Built Environment and Infrastructure Studies (CBEIS), Jury Room 111H.
A. Overview of Planning Process
Development of the Facility Master Plan is currently underway.
A requirement of the State used to guide the long-term physical development of the University, the Plan will cover the next ten years and beyond.
Have completed Phase II of a four-phased process:
Orientation, Inventory and Assessment including data collection and analysis; meetings with internal & external stakeholders; determination of Program needs.
Concept Development involving the development of alternatives and selection of preferred options to meet university needs
Master Plan Development involving the finalization of program location/ building sites, and the development of detailed plans regarding circulation, including changes to parking, vehicular access, bicycle and pedestrian circulation.
B. Preferred Master Plan Program Options A + B
Listed below are program options developed. Click on the text to view options in another browser.
Preferred Program Options - Presented In Quadrants
- North Campus
- Academic Quad
- Academic Quad + East of Academic Quad
- Hillen Road - Murray School/ Morgan View Apartments
- Morgan Commons
- South Campus
- West Campus
C. The Committee + Consultants
The steering committee was determined in consultation with Dr. Wilson
Master Plan Coordinator:
Mrs. Cynthia Wilder
Steering Committee Chair:
Dr. Maryanne Akers
The Steering committee is comprised of two subcommittees with representation from all University stakeholders
1 DeanUniversity Council Representative
Board of Regents Representative
Institute Of Architecture & Planning
Primary Consultant Team - WTW Architects, Pittsburgh, PA in conjunction with:
The Forella Group
Alta & TND (Bicycle Master Plan)
D. Planning Progress to Date
|5/24/12||Master Plan Kick-off Meeting|
|5/2012-9/2012||Approximately 40 individual meetings held with every segment of the University community to include students, Department Chairs, Deans, Vice Presidents, Executive Office and Community & Alumna representatives|
|10/16/12||Consultants presented findings to and receive feedback from Steering Committee|
|10/16/12||WTW led an Open House for students WTW lead Session with Community|
|10/16/12||WTW lead Session with Community|
|7/24/13||Phase II-Concept Development- consultant presented and received feedback on site alternatives for proposed projects|
|8/1/13||An internal meeting was held with the Steering Committee to discuss development alternatives|
|9/2013||Present Technical staff review and analysis of Master Plan proposals|
|10/9/13||Bicycle Master Plan Kick-Off at Student Center|
|1/27/14||Presentation to Decision making body of Steering Committee|
E. Meeting Minutes
Meeting minutes are listed below. Click on the text to view options in another browser.
- Site & Construction Meeting Report, 5/24/12
- Kick Off Meeting Report, 6/5/12
- Academic Affairs Meeting Report, 6/6/12
- Athletics Meeting Report, 6/6/12
- Residence life Meeting Report, 6/6/12
- Steering Committee Meeting Report, 7/24/13
- Bicycle Master Plan Meeting Report, 7/24/13
- Facilities Meeting Report, 7/24/13
- Community Meeting Report, 10/16/12
- Steering Committee Meeting Report, 10/16/13
- Student Open House Meeting Report 10/16/13
F. Next Steps
- Present Preferred Options Recommendations to University and surrounding community.
- Move into next phase, Master Plan Development
- Final Report
G. Upcoming Meetings
The University will be hosting a Master Plan meeting for the University and surrounding community on:
Date: Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Time: 5:30 PM
Location: Center for the Built Environment and Infrastructure Studies, Jury Room 111H
Comments on the Master Plan Preferred Options listed in Section B, should be emailed to: MSUmasterplan@morgan.edu, subject line: MSU Master Plan 2013-2023